• Edinburgh Fringe

Walt Whitman stops somewhere, waiting for you... at the Quaker Meeting House in Edinburgh, 7-11 August at 4:30pm each day. This original one-man show, written by the founders of the Zephyr Stage in Fruita, Colorado, USA. Runs for one hour with no intermission. Meet the gay father of American poetry " author of the classic volume Leaves of Grass which includes Song of Myself. Whitman, who was also a Civil War nurse and friend of President Lincoln, was an advocate for the democratic ideal. There is no charge for this performance.